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Play-based programs for children ages 2-5. 

NCRC's play-based emergent curriculum is rooted in sound, current research in 
Early Education and Child Development.

Learning Through Play

Our child-centered program is a play-based curriculum rooted in sound research and developmentally appropriate practices that reveal and enhance each child's skills.

What We Do

NCRC Preschool

NCRC Preschool: A Champion of Early Childhood Education since 1928.

Our Story

Programs

Inclusion

NCRC has a decades-long commitment to the inclusion of all children.

Inclusion at NCRC

Diversity

By acknowledging, identifying, and celebrating our diversity, we can ensure children learn to respect and value difference from an early age.

Diversity at NCRC

Our child-centered program is a play-based curriculum rooted in sound research and developmentally appropriate practices that reveal and enhance each child's skills.

Our Curriculum

Community

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Non-Discrimination Statement

NCRC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin (including English Language Learners), age, disability, genetic information, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other protected characteristic in the administration of its educational policies, admission policies, tuition assistance, or any other school-administered programs.
Important Dates
 
NOV 17
Priority* Application Deadline
 
DEC 2
Priority* Applicant Play Session
 
JAN 12
Play Session
 
JAN 15
General Application Deadline
Tuition Assistance Deadline
 
FEB 3
Admissions Play Session  
 
MARCH 1
Admissions Decisions Released
*NCRC siblings & children of faculty/staff
Admissions Events
2023–24

DEC 10
CDT* Virtual Information Session

JAN 10
Parent Panel 

JAN 10
CDT* Virtual Information Session

FEB 13
HUG* Families Virtual Discussion

FEB 14
CDT* Virtual Information Session

FEB 22
Virtual Parent Panel

WEEKLY
Tours
 
*Child Development Team
*Historically Underrepresented Groups
Janet Carter

Janet Carter

Director of Admissions & Enrollment Management

admissions@ncrcpreschool.org

202-627-1420

Maria Crawford

Maria Crawford

Associate Director of Admissions and Marketing

admissions@ncrcpreschool.org

202-627-1420